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    Hammock Day

    Apparently there's a holiday called Hammock Day on July 22:
    http://www.holidayinsights.com/other/hammock.htm

    Right in between National Junk Food Day (21st) and National Hot Dog Day (23rd)

    Don't forget to decorate you Hammock Tree and get those lists mailed off to Hammock Claus!


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    I will be hanging on a beach on that day. What better way to celebrate.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Redtail View Post
    Apparently there's a holiday called Hammock Day on July 22:
    http://www.holidayinsights.com/other/hammock.htm

    Right in between National Junk Food Day (21st) and National Hot Dog Day (23rd)

    Don't forget to decorate you Hammock Tree and get those lists mailed off to Hammock Claus!

    I wonder if everyone who's a member of HF can get holiday pay for that. We'll have to try and make a note of that on here and celebrate it anually. That's pretty cool if you ask me.
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    I added a calender event for National Hammock Day that should be reoccurring every year. Click on "Calender" at the top of the page to see it.
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    Maybe I can get the local bakery to do a Hammock Day cake.
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    Any rules or traditions for this most glorious holiday? Bells on the suspensions, garland hanging from the hammock, mandatory night in the hammock waiting for Hammock Claus.

    On that note, what should I leave out for Hammock Claus; I've got some dehydrated lasagna. Ya think he/she would like that?

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    Just read the site and discovered "Cutting the lawn is forbidden on this day." I'm thinking I really like this holiday!

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    Cannibal, you have a really good point. We'll have to come up with some Hammock Day traditions. Any ideas?
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    You'd need 2 hammock trees.


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    How about your very own Hammock Claus?
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